Primary Creator: Racheff, Ivan (1892-1982)
Extent: 18.0 cubic feet
Arrangement: In four series - Racheff Metallurgical Investigations, Business Records, Personal Papers, Photographs and Artifacts. Alphabetical thereunder.
Papers of Ivan Racheff '1917, including bound research reports, business and personal correspondence, catalogs, blueprints, photographs, audit reports, handbooks, notebooks, books, and artifacts concerning metallurgy research (welding, effects of heat on steel and iron, efficiency of bending machines, properties of steel, steel quality); steel working; steel and iron industry; Knoxville Iron Company; Rail Steel Bar Association; donation of bound research materials to the University of Illinois; industry standard handbooks; electric furnaces; consulting; orders and shipments; and American Society for Metals.